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doi:10.7289/V5H41PB8


Repository: SIO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Melville
Cruise: COCOTOW (CCTW03MV)
Sample: CCTW03MV-018P
Device: core, piston
Latitude: -0.727
Longitude: -82.743
Water Depth(m): 1428
Date: 19741031
Core length (cm): 333
Diameter (cm): 6
Storage: refrigerated
1 :    0. to 52. cm in core
Primary composition: calcareous, foraminifera
Primary texture: sandy mud or ooze
Secondary composition: siliceous, radiolaria
Secondary texture: mud or ooze
Components: siliceous, diatoms
calcareous, nannofossils
Geologic Age: Quaternary
Comments: ALSO MICRO-MN
2 :    52. to 230. cm in core
Primary composition: calcareous, nannofossils
Primary texture: mud or ooze
Secondary composition: siliceous, radiolaria
Secondary texture: mud or ooze
Components: calcareous, foraminifera
manganese
Geologic Age: Quaternary
3 :    230. to 237. cm in core
Primary composition: calcareous, foraminifera
Primary texture: sandy mud or ooze
Geologic Age: Quaternary
Comments: OOZE
4 :    237. to 333. cm in core
Primary composition: calcareous, nannofossils
Primary texture: mud or ooze
Secondary composition: manganese
Secondary texture: nodules
Components: calcareous, foraminifera
Geologic Age: Quaternary
Comments: MICRO-MN
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